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South Lakes Housing offers 3 meeting rooms which can provide the ideal location for your conference, meeting, away day or other event.

Windermere Suite: Comfortably seats 24. £90 per day/£45 per half day

Coniston Room: 12 people. £60 per day

Ullswater Room: 10 people. £65 per day/£33 per half day

Excellent town centre location
Easily accessible to the M6, A6 and town
Close to public transport link
Limited parking facilities
Public car parks are available
Fully equipped for tea and coffee making
Zip Tap for instant boiling and cooling water

Stricklandgate House, the historic and well-known Centre for Voluntary Organisations in the Centre of Kendal currently has offices for rental to charitable organisations. Ranging from smaller rooms to larger suites, as all rooms are different sizes, there are offices to suit all requirements and budgets.

For further information please call 01539-742600 and ask to speak to the Centre Manager

Are you looking for a spacious, comfortable and welcoming room for your business meetings (up to 50 people), where you can have Video conferencing as well as can use a projector?
Are you a Yogi, who is looking for a warm, large as well as cosy space to teach and practise the sacred art?
Are you an Artist teacher looking for a space to inspire other to bring out their creativity?
Do you look for a rehearsal space where you can train to be an actor, comedian or dancer?
Whatever you need or desire might be – The South Lakes Foyer might just be the right place to fulfil all your requirements.
We have a very nice & spacious room available to use for various projects as well as a fully equipped kitchen with café facilities to hire for lovely gatherings at very reasonable rates.
We are based in the heart of Kendal and welcome diversity from all walks of life.
Pop in to check out our facilities or call for more information.
Please contact us:

Or call: 01539 741002

We provide a vibrant, stylish and professional workspace with fantastic extras, right in the heart of Windermere. Whether you are an independent freelancer, a team of 20 or a business with 100 employees, if you’re looking for somewhere fresh and inspiring to work, you’ve come to the right place.

Windermere Works started life in the 19th Century as a biscuit and cake works, supplying the likes of Fortnum and Mason with sweet treats. It was first purchased for office use in 1993 with a full transformation into chic industrial style office space for up and coming businesses in the Lake District.

Windermere Works aim is to provide a dynamic, vibrant, inspiring workspace for like-minded people and an escape from lonely, unproductive home working.

We also wish to foster up and coming businesses, growing with them from the starting point of a lone freelancer, right through to employing a full team of staff.

Fully flexible leases (minimum 6 months)
FREE on site parking
FREE high speed internet access
Perfect central Windermere location
Offices To Let
A number of high specification office suites right in the heart of Windermere. From 152 sq ft to 902 sq ft individual offices or can be let as one complete building, per floor or a configuration of a number of offices.

Insurance (buildings only)

We employ a cleaning team to keep all of Windermere Works spick and span, so put away your feather duster and let us take care of the offices, so you can concentrate on those important business requirements.

A rarity in the heart of Windermere, there are good car parking facilities available with limited on-site parking, free unlimited on street parking in the surrounding area and Broad Street Car Park just 400 yards away.

Prices and current availability – please contact our letting agents, Edwin Thompson on 01539 448811.


An attractive and substantial block of property made up of traditional stone construction. Internally, the property is arranged over three floors and is currently fitted out as a gymnasium.
The ground floor provides a large open plan area that benefits from high ceilings and natural light. Further open plan gym space can be found on the lower ground floor as well as separate male & female toilets and changing rooms. Studio accommodation has been created at first floor level.

The property would be suitable for a variety of commercial uses including; leisure, offices, showroom, clinic, bulky goods retail and residential uses subject to planning and redevelopment. Previous discussion have taken place with the local planning authority to convert the accommodation in to apartments. Other uses would include a training facility for health or education purposes.
There is onsite car parking available immediately to the rear of the property. This external space has most recently been used by the tenants as an outdoor gym area.

Lower Ground Floor 210.00 sq m (2,260 sq ft)
Ground Floor 210.00 sq m (2,260 sq ft)
First Floor 42.77 sq m ( 460 sq ft)
Total Useable Area 462.77 sq m (4,980 sq ft)

Available TO LET on a new lease for a term of years to be agreed at a rent in the region of £35,000 per annum exclusive of insurance, utilities, business rates and VAT.

Alternatively a sale of the freehold may be considered.